Jules Dunham Howie
Jules Dunham Howie is the Director of the UPC Westside CDC, which is the implementation arm of the Upton 2026 Master Plan. Jules has worked on organizational development issues for over 20 years. She has provided facilitation, training, and capacity building supports including fund development, strategic planning and board development to for-profits and non-profits all across the United States. Over 2000 people have been trained by Jules on organizational capacity building, and grantsmanship issues. She is a strong community activist and serves on the Board of the Historic Marble Hill Community Association and manages the Development Committee for the Upton Planning Committee. Jules received her BS in Communications and Theatre from James Madison University, and she received her Master of Divinity degree from Payne Theological Seminary. She is an Itinerate Elder in the AME Church and is married to Rev. Myron D. Howie. Together they have two children Ollie and Grace Marie and reside in Baltimore, Maryland.